Start or continue your 2022 Arnold Newman Prize submission below:

The Arnold Newman Prize for New Directions in Photographic Portraiture is a $20,000 prize awarded annually to a photographer whose work demonstrates a compelling new vision in photographic portraiture. The Prize is generously funded by the Arnold & Augusta Newman Foundation and proudly administered by Maine Media Workshops + College. Learn more about the prize and see past winners and finalists’ work.

We are no longer providing new fee waivers for the 2022 prize.

Have questions or need more information? Please see our terms and conditions and submission guidelines page or email [email protected].

What to submit:

  1. The core of your submission is a cohesive group of 12 images that are all a part of a single project, portfolio, or series focused on photographic portraiture (JPEGs at 300ppi, 1280 pixels on the long side)
  2. Artist Statement about the series you are submitting (500-word limit)
  3. A brief bio telling us who you are as an artist (250-word limit)
  4. CV (uploaded in pdf format)
  5. A brief statement about how winning The Arnold Newman Prize for New Directions in Photographic Portraiture would impact and further your career goals

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Header image by, Golden (2021 Arnold Newman Prize finalist).